Environmental Career Worker Training Program​​​​​​​

LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE (Scroll down for application)
​​​​​​​FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (2023/24) ​​​​​​​
​​​​​​​2024 12 Week Training Schedule:
  • Training: January 8 - March 28, 2024
  • Orientation: January 8 - 12, 2024
  • Training Begins: January 16, 2024
  • Training Ends: March 28, 2024
  • Graduation Date: April 3, 2024 (tentative)​​​​​​​

​​​​​​​Student training incentives include:

  • Weekly Stipend
  • Lunch
  • Bus Pass (if needed)
  • Medical evaluation required for environmental work
  • Protective equipment and other work gear
  • TWIC Cards available to eligible participants
Participants Must:
  • Attend and complete ALL 12 WEEKS of training
  • Be fully COVID-19 vaccinated
  • Take and pass TABE (Test of Adult Basic Education)
  • Have a valid State driver's license or ID and a social security card
  • Be from the New Orleans Metro area 
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be unemployed or underemployed
  • Be able to pass a drug test
  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Speak and read English
  • Be willing to work upon completion of the program
If you meet the above requirements, complete the application below and you will be contacted to come in for testing and an interview.

Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive certifications and be ready to begin work in the construction and/or environmental field.  Job placement assistance will be provided.


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